J. Edgar Hoover

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Mon March 17, 2014

New Book Explores J. Edgar Hoover's Control Of The Press

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Matthew Cecil, Director of WSU’s Elliott School of Communication, has just published a book about the relationship between former FBI director, J. Edgar Hoover, the Bureau itself and the media. Although it’s been more than 40 years since Hoover’s passing, there are still lessons for journalists and the public to learn by taking a close look at the director’s actions and his legacy.

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